Raleigh Mayor Nancy McFarlane addresses supporters following her victory over challenger Charles Francis during an election night gathering at the Stockroom on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 in Raleigh, N.C.
The Pullen Arts Center in Raleigh will close on November 9, 2017 for a planned expansion and make over. The $6 million project will add 7,500 square feet of space and is expected to take more than a year once construction begins.
A recent influx of animals has pushed the Wake County Animal Center close to capacity. The center is asking the public to adopt some animals and they also are asking people to try to hold off dropping off an animal, even for a few days.